Hospital investigates how mental patient who later shot himself escaped | later, friday, shot – Burlington Times News

A suicidal Haw River man who was involved in a Wednesday standoff with Burlington police escaped from Alamance Regional Medical Center shortly after midnight Friday and shot himself a few hours later.

Jeffrey Allen Webster, 47, was in serious condition at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill Friday after shooting himself in the head, according to an Alamance County Sheriff’s Department news release.

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